Occasionally, I’ll see an Excel chart that tells such a fascinating story that I want to frame it.
A great businessperson can often take an entire slide deck and turn it into one dual-axis Excel chart.
Can it be possible to summarize an entire story into one simple chart?
Yes. The basic motivation behind data visualization is to take a large amount of information and transform it into something you can understand in just a few seconds.
And you’d think that incredible charts would be difficult to build, but like most things in Excel, you can pick the skill up in about 20 minutes with some instruction.
By the end of this blog post you’ll be able to easily visualize Excel data into intuitive charts and tables.